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Negrense farmers oriented on the genuine agrarian reform bill

news reg 2 pix  1 sept. 10 2016BACOLOD CITY (Sept. 10, 2016)—More than 300 farmers listened to agrarian reform Secretary Rafael Mariano and DAR lawyer Joebert Pahilga impart to them the salient points of the genuine agrarian reform bill (GARB).

Mariano said the department badly needs a new agrarian reform law that is pro-farmers. “My foremost objective of protecting and defending the rights of farmers are contained in this bill.”

“I am convinced that if GARB will be enacted or a “retooled” agrarian reform program will be made, the DAR has a sound and viable program for sustained rural development,” Mariano added.news reg 2 pix 2 sept. 10 2016

The GARB is filed in the House of Representative under House Bill 555.

Photo 1 & 2: Secretary Rafael Mariano and Atty. Joebert Pahilga explaining to farmers the merits of the genuine agrarian reform bill.

Region VI News

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September 28, 2017 120

Sugar block farm project to benefit 1,600 Iloilo farmers

ILOILO CITY-The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently forged an agreement with the Ateneo de Davao University–Institute for Socio-Economic Development Initiatives (ADDU-ISEDI) to enhance sugar block farming and improve the production and income of… Read More..
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Sep 04, 2017 153

Agrarian community receives farm-to-market road

Farmers and residents of the agrarian reform community (ARC) of Lipata in Barotac Viejo in Iloilo recently received from the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) the concreted 4.86-kilometer Sitio Nagpana-Sitio Proper, Lipata to San Geronimo farm-to-market… Read More..
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Jul 05, 2017 180

DAR orders landlord, aide to stop eviction of farmers

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) has barred the administrator of a disputed property in Capiz province from evicting farmers occupying parts of the property for four months now.In a 16-page order, Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano barred the… Read More..
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Jun 20, 2017 170

PhP657M foreign-assisted agri reform infra projects…

ILOILO CITY — Around P657 million worth of foreign-assisted agrarian reform infrastructure projects were completed in Western Visayas as of December 2016, according to the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) 6.These projects were fully funded by the Japan… Read More..

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